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spinal

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adjective spi·nal \ˈspī-nəl\

Simple Definition of spinal

  • : of, relating to, or affecting the spine

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spinal

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or situated near the spinal column

  2. 2a :  of, relating to, or affecting the spinal cord <spinal reflexes>b :  having the spinal cord functionally isolated (as by surgical section) from the brain <experiments on spinal animals>

  3. 3 :  of, relating to, or resembling a spine

1578

First Known Use of spinal

1578


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spinal

noun spi·nal

Definition of spinal

  1. :  a spinal anesthetic



1944

First Known Use of spinal

1944


SPINAL Defined for Kids

spinal

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adjective spi·nal \ˈspī-nəl\

Definition of spinal for Students

  1. :  of, relating to, or located near the backbone or the spinal cord <a spinal injury>




Medical Dictionary

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spinal

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adjective spi·nal \ˈspīn-əl\

Medical Definition of spinal

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or situated near the spinal column

  2. 2a:  of, relating to, or affecting the spinal cord <spinal reflexes>b:  having the spinal cord functionally isolated (as by surgical section) from the brain <experiments on spinal animals>c:  used for spinal anesthesia <a spinal anesthetic>

  3. 3:  made for or fitted to the spinal column <a spinal brace>

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spinal

noun spi·nal

Medical Definition of spinal

  1. :  a spinal anesthetic




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